The University of Manchester
Statues of Easter Island
The stone monuments of Rapa Nui have fascinated archaeologists for centuries. Learn more – and see a statue from the island – at Manchester Museum.
The Manchester experience
This is a university and a city with endless possibilities.
Why slimy cheats don’t win
Darwin’s evolutionary theory predicts survival of the fittest. So why do different survival tactics co-exist, if evolution should always favour the winning strategy?
Consortium and Basilea to develop resistance-busting cancer drugs
The University is part of a consortium working with Basilea Pharmaceutica to develop a new family of cancer drugs.
Graphene’s lightbulb moment
A graphene lightbulb with lower energy emissions, longer lifetime and lower manufacturing costs has been launched thanks to a University research and innovation partnership.
How the work of Weizmann is inspiring scientists today thanks to Lord Alliance
Through the generosity of Lord Alliance, we’re celebrating Chaim Weizmann’s legacy through new scientific discoveries made with the Weizmann Institute of Science.
Sea slug provides new way of analysing brain data
Scientists say our brains may not be as complicated as we once thought – and they’re using sea slugs to prove it.
Apprentice Nicole is a true team player
The University’s apprenticeship has set a target of at least 100 apprentices in post by the end of the year.
Snowflakes become square with a little help from graphene
An atomically thin layer of water freezes at room temperature to form square ice with symmetry completely alien to water molecules, our researchers have found.
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